Members absolutely receive the best value at the Dallas Arboretum.

In addition to free general garden admission and a variety of discounts, members are also invited to a number of exclusive events each year including Easter Egg Hunts, Goblins in the Garden, a trick-or-treating event, Garden of Music, a stroll through the gardens filled with the melodies of jazz, harp and guitar, and Sweets and Treats, a wintertime event that includes a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus, holiday stories, crafts and treats. *An admission fee is required for The 12 Days of Christmas at Night exhibit for members and non-members.

Find out more about membership levels and benefits.

Sweets & Treats With Santa

Santa December 1 & 8, 2018 – 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

$21.00 for ages 2 & up.

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This is one holiday tradition not to be missed! Santa & Mrs. Claus are coming to town and will be making a stop at the Dallas Arboretum for stories, crafts and sweet goodies. Don’t forget to bring a camera for pictures with Santa, along with pictures available for purchase.

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Official Dallas Arboretum Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Official Dallas Arboretum Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
November 11, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Our 30-foot Christmas Tree will officially be lit up. Join us for tasty treats, free beer and cider samples and holiday music as we light up the night and turn the tree on for the first time in 2018.


This events is open to members & volunteers by invitation only.

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Fall Garden of Music

September 25, 2018, 6:00 p.m.

Garden of Music is sponsored by Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty.

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​Goblins in the Garden

SOLD OUT October 29 & 30 at 5:30 p.m. SOLD OUT
$21.00 for ages 2 & up.

Dress up in Halloween costumes with the kids and explore the gardens, trick or treat, enjoy the magical Pumpkin Village, and much more!

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Summer Garden of Music

June 4, 2018, 6:00 p.m.

Garden of Music is sponsored by Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty.

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Spring Garden of Music

April 3, 6:00 p.m., 2018

Garden of Music is sponsored by Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty.

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